Facebook is attempting to discourage organizations from forcing interviewees to share their passwords by changing policies and threatening legal actions.

Read More

 

China is crazy about Angry Birds. There are already 40 million downloads of the Angry Birds game in China. Rovio chose Shanghai as the first location for an international office, and plans to follow up by opening stores in Beijing and Shanghai.

Read More

 

Last year Twitter implemented a security feature that allowed its users to browse the site via a secured HTTP connection (HTTPS). This feature was not enabled by default and users had to go to their Settings and enable the feature. However, Twitter now wants to secure user profiles and has made the feature enabled by default.

Read More

 

Pinterest has a visual angle that differentiates this site from Facebook, Twitter, and the rest in the social networking bandwagon. This picture-based social networking site that allows you to like and comment on pictures just as you would for posts on Facebook.

Read More

 

Dad Shoots Daughter’s Laptop 8 Times For Complaining On Facebook

In a bizarre incident a father decided to punish his daughter for posting rants about her family on Facebook. The father whose name is Tommy Jordan posted an 8 minute video on YouTube where he reads a letter from his 15 year old daughter and then pumps 8 bullets into her laptop.

Read More

 

Last year, Facebook introduced a new feature on the social networking site called “Live Ticker” which displayed a live activity stream of your Facebook friends. Facebook Ticker was hated by a lot of users and also led to a few Facebook scams including the one where users were duped into believing that they could stop posts from showing in Facebook Ticker.

Read More

 

Facebook Activity Feed is showing error “Invalid action type”. Facebook’s social plugin for Activity Feed is showing an error Invalid action type for all websites using it.

Read More

 

A Delhi High Court judge has threatened to follow the Chinese model of banning websites with objectionable content. However, is forcing Facebook and Google to pre-screen content reasonable, or even legal?

Read More

 

Google Search Gets its Most Significant Update Ever, Becomes More Personal

Google is about to roll out the most radical update to its search engine since its inception. The new Google Search will integrate with Plus to deliver a more personalized and contextual search results.

Read More

 

A new report suggests that Facebook is being used as evidence in one-third of divorce cases in the UK.

Read More

 

Rebecca Black’s Friday is YouTube’s Most Viewed Video of 2011

YouTube received more than a trillion playbacks in 2011, and Rebecca Black alone managed to rack up more than 180 million views to become the most popular YouTube video of 2011.

Read More

 

New age social media websites were the biggest gainers in 2011, according to Opera’s list of most popular mobile websites in 2011.

Read More

 

Google has added a bunch of new features to Hangouts including improved integration, better notification and expanded Hangouts on Air.

Read More

 

Facebook has acquired struggling location service Gowalla to augment its new Timeline feature.

Read More

 

YouTube Redesigns Itself Around Channels and Social

YouTube has received a major design that focuses on Channels and Social Media to increase user engagement.

Read More

 

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 22
 
Copyright 2006-2012 Techie Buzz. All Rights Reserved. Our content may not be reproduced on other websites. Content Delivery by MaxCDN